All posts by Marie Herberstein

I am a biologist who works on the behaviour of spiders and insects here at Macquarie University. I am currently the Chair of Academic Senate.

Academic Senate vote at December 3rd meeting

Celebrating and reflecting on our Curriculum journey

Celebrating and reflecting on the completion of the renewal phase of the Curriculum Architecture Project

/ 6 December, 2018
2018 Academic Senate

Academic Senate Top 5 Issues in October & November 2018

Academic Senate's top 5 topics from October and November 2018 - including project planning, Curriculum Architecture updates, and student-led business.

/ 20 November, 2018
Academic Senate

Academic Senate Top 5, September 2018

Top 5 Academic Senate Updates for September 2018 - Approval of Future Academic Senate Composition, Grade Appeal Policy Review Update, Curriculum Architecture Update, Establishing 2019 projects and the Chair's report.

/ 10 October, 2018
Academic Senate Student Inductio

Academic Senate Top 5, July 2018

Updates this month include the Curriculum Architecture Policy and Principles endorsement, discussion on the purpose and composition of the Academic Senate, mid-year traffic light assessment of Senate Projects, academic GPA and English language requirements, and a welcome to incoming student...

/ 2 August, 2018

Academic Senate Top 5, May 2018

In this meeting we covered the Curriculum Architecture Project, the Purpose and Composition of Academic Senate, the Global MBA, Policy Approvals of HDR Supervision Policy and Procedure, the Assessment and the Unit Guide, and we sent a big thank you...

/ 13 June, 2018
Macquarie Lighthouse

Our Curriculum Architecture  – Renewing the Light

Introducing the Curriculum Architecture Project - here we outline the project in more depth, unpack some of the foundational principles and direct you to forms to provide feedback.

/ 6 June, 2018

Academic Senate Top 5, April 2018

Check out the Academic Senate's top 5 topics from its recent meeting- Vertical Double Degrees, Master of Research (MRes) updates, Fitness to Practice procedure, Assessment, Unit Guide and Grade Appeal Policy Reviews and welcome to Co-opted Student Senators.

/ 20 April, 2018
Photo of Mariella Mitch Sherman

Academic Integrity Workshops

With the launch of the new Academic Integrity Policy, each faculty is running workshops introducing the policy and its application.

/ 11 April, 2018
Academic Senate Meeting - Photo by Chris Stacey

Academic Senate Top 5, February 2018

Including a Senate Member Survey, the Annual Report, policy updates and a presentation from Faculty of Science and Engineering Executive Dean.

/ 1 March, 2018